There are plenty of other costs Richie listed--like $20,000 annually for plastic surgery and her nine-year-old son's $125,000 boarding school tuition--but TSG will let you discover those chestnuts.
According to Richie, she began dating the pop star in 1984, when they met at the Summer Olympics in Los Angeles (she was an 18-year-old dancer).
Lionel Richie went shopping with his girlfriend Lisa Parisi at Formations on Monday in West Hollywood.
Sixty-seven-year-old Lionel and his younger girlfriend even decided to dress in similar black attires for their day out.
Since those teen days, the performer "paid my rent and/or mortgage, purchased automobiles for me, and regularly bought me expensive gifts," recalled Richie.